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Quins complete the double as Bulls slip to derby defeat

Banbury Bulls were unable to gain revenge over Oxford Harlequins in Saturday’s South West One East derby.

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Matt Goode tries to break through at Old Patesians for Banbury Bulls. Photo: Simon Grieve

Kerr targets run of winnable games

Head coach James Kerr knows his Banbury Bulls side need to rediscover their winning habit when they entertain Oxford Harlequins in Saturday’s derby.

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Ian Isham takes on the Old Patesians' defence during Banbury Bulls' defeat. Photo: Simon Grieve

Leaders send Bulls slipping to their third defeat on spin

Banbury Bulls were given a harsh reminder of what the top teams in South West One East are capable of.

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Head coach James Kerr wants Banbury Bulls to build on their cup display at Old Patesians

Kerr looking for Banbury to challenge the leaders

Head coach James Kerr is looking for Banbury Bulls to build on their Oxon Knockout Cup success when they resume South West One East action on Saturday.

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Banbury Bulls' Freddie Cracknell and Simon Brand keep their eyes on the ball against Chinnor Falcons at Bodicote Park

Cracknell’s cracking tries put holders on way to final

Banbury Bulls took a massive step towards retaining the Oxon Knockout Cup.

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Banbury Bulls' Cashel Chilvers tackled against Old Centralians at Bodicote Park

Holders are one step from the final

Head coach James Kerr says Banbury Bulls need to be more patient if they are to get back to winning ways.

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Ali Knight gets ready to pounce for Banbury Belles at Witney Angels

Keeble ends Banbury’s hopes at the leaders

Banbury Belles produced a gritty display in Sunday’s 22-10 defeat at Women’s National Challenge Midlands Two South leaders Witney Angels.

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Jamie Jones tries to break through for Brackley against Wellingborough OG. Photo: Neale Hutchinson

Maximum return is reward for Brackley’s endeavours

Brackley made it a maximum return for the month when they beat Wellingborough OG on Saturday.

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Banbury Bulls Chris Phillips is foiled against Old Centralians at Bodicote Park

Bulls punished for errors as they slip to second defeat

Banbury Bulls suffered their second successive South West One East defeat against Old Centralians on Saturday.

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Brackley's Luke Hallam Evans tries to break through the Bourne defence

Brackley end poor record at Bourne to take the points

Brackley finally put their poor record at Bourne behind them as they romped to a 22-13 victory.

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Freddie Cracknell gave Banbury Bulls the lead at Newbury Blues

Bulls get the blues as they see unbeaten run ended

All good things must come to an end and that was the case for Banbury Bulls on Saturday.

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Captain Ian Isham tries to break clear during Banbury Bulls' victory over Maidenhead

Kerr looks for Bulls to build on top display

Head coach James Kerr was full of praise for Banbury Bulls after they inflicted just a third defeat on South West One East leaders Maidenhead.

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Banbury Bulls' Matt Goode tries to break through the Maidenhead defence. Photo: Simon Grieve

Kerr delighted with victory over leaders

Banbury Bulls head coach James Kerr was full of praise for his players after they inflicted just a third defeat of the season on South West One East leaders Maidenhead.

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Wes Hallam scored the winning try for Banbury Lions

Lions hold on against Earlsdon to stay on top

Leaders Banbury Lions held on for a hard-fought 11-10 victory over Earlsdon in the Warwickshire Second XV League.

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Ed Phillips looks to get the ball away for Banbury Bulls against Maidenhead. Photo: Simon Grieve

Brilliant Bulls extend good run by toppling the leaders

Banbury Bulls put in a terrific team performance to beat Maidenhead 20-17 and knock them off top of the South West One East table.

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Ed Phillips had his kicking boots on against Grove

Bulls will go out to try and topple the leaders

Banbury Bulls head coach James Kerr is looking forward to the task ahead when his side face league leaders Maidenhead this weekend.

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Banbury Bulls' Cashel Chilvers is held up against Chippenham at Bodicote Park

Kerr praises his players after Bulls rise to fifth

Head coach James Kerr can enjoy his festive break after seeing Banbury Bulls move up to fifth in South West One East.

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Banbury Bulls' Joe Mills gets away against Chippenham at Bodicote Park

Bulls in seventh heaven as they complete the double

Banbury Bulls completed their first double of the campaign and moved into the top five on the back of it.

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Banbury Bulls' Joe Mills gets his kick away against Windsor at Bodicote Park

Kerr looking for Bulls to end year on 
a high note

Head coach James Kerr will be looking for Banbury Bulls to end the year on a high note.

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Ed Phillips looks to get the ball away for Banbury Bulls against Windsor at Bodicote Park

Bulls see their winning run ended after they lose focus

Banbury Bulls will be looking to round off 2016 with another victory against Chippenham on Saturday.

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